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The Facts on File guide to good writing.


The Facts on File guide to good writing.

Manser, Martin H.

Facts On File, Inc.


405 pages




Manser is a reference book writer and editor based in England England, the largest and most populous portion of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (1991 pop. 46,382,050), 50,334 sq mi (130,365 sq km). It is bounded by Wales and the Irish Sea on the west and Scotland on the north. , and the author of five Facts on File books. Designed for both students and professionals, his reference text addresses both the four stages of the writing process--thinking and researching, planning, writing, and revising--and writing fundamentals--grammar, vocabulary, and punctuation punctuation [Lat.,=point], the use of special signs in writing to clarify how words are used; the term also refers to the signs themselves. In every language, besides the sounds of the words that are strung together there are other features, such as tone, accent, and . The text also includes information about additional reference tools to help with problems of grammar and vocabulary, and a glossary A term used by Microsoft Word and adopted by other word processors for the list of shorthand, keyboard macros created by a particular user. See glossaries in this publication and The Computer Glossary.  of grammatical gram·mat·i·cal  
1. Of or relating to grammar.

2. Conforming to the rules of grammar: a grammatical sentence.

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Date:Feb 1, 2006
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